Adobe Script Writing for Mail Merging online photos to Indesign - Repost 2

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  • Budget $30 - $250 AUD
  • Total Bids 2

Project Description

We want to achieve a mail merge for images in Indesign by sourcing online images.

We need to find someone who can guide us through the setup on our system. I assume it will involve writing a script for Indesign.

Here are some references for what we want done:

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Q: Is it possible to use InDesign's data merge to link to remotely hosted images if the full path is known

A: Yes, it is. The InDesign Scripting API has a Socket object, which provides low-level access to network functionality. You could then use something like the HTTP functionality in Extendables library:

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